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  • Fire

    The Lake Crystal Fire Department was called out to a storage shed fire about 6 miles southeast of the town Thursday afternoon. The structure was fully engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived on the scene …

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    25 Jan 13
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    A Minnesota Security Hospital patient charged with attempted murder made his first appearance in court Thursday. 49-year-old Burton James Ewing Jr was out on a day pass from the St. Peter facility last May when …

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    25 Jan 13
  • HospitalPatient

    Another 15 Minnesotans died from flu-related complications over the past week, bringing the total now to 75 deaths since the start of the flu season. and while flu activity appears to be slowing down compared …

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    25 Jan 13
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    The pictured items were gifted to the Herman Monument Society in New Ulm, and on display at the HMS annual meeting January 24th.

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    25 Jan 13
  • NUEagles

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board meets this (THU) evening, and is expected to approve amended policies on student parking and graduation requirements. The revised policies reflect changes to paid parking at the high …

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    24 Jan 13
  • SleepyEye

    The Sleepy Eye Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual meeting and awards ceremony Wednesday night at the Eagles Orchid Inn. The recipient of the 2012 Shining Star was Patricia Ericksen. The Extraordinary Volunteer of …

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    24 Jan 13
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    Chuck Kiecker was honored by the New Ulm Chamber of Commerce at a surprise presentation Jan. 24th. Kiecker was one of 3 charter members of the New Ulm Chambers Willkommen committee, formed in the early …

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    24 Jan 13
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    The 2013 session of the Minnesota Legislature is underway, and another Brown County Congress of Elected and Appointed Officials is taking place on Friday. It takes place from 7:30 to 9am at the Brown County …

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    24 Jan 13